Crown counsel has dropped theft charges laid against a Salmo BC police officer.
RCMP Constible. Dave Dyball age 44, was charged on Oct. 6, 2015 with two counts of theft under $5,000.
However, a stay of proceedings was entered on both counts last week in Nelson Provincial Court.
The offences were alleged to have occurred in Salmo BC in April of 2015.
Original release by the RCMP…
Salmo officer charged with theft
2015-10-19 08:55 PDT
A police officer from the Salmo detachment has been charged in relation to alleged improper handling and disposition of exhibits at the detachment.
Cst. Dave Dyball has been charged with Theft Under $5,000.
He will be making his first court appearance November 17, 2015 at Nelson Provincial Court.
As this matter is before the courts no further comment will be provided.